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|Sphalerite on Prehnite with pseudomorphic molds after Anhydrite
|Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
|Rare 7 mm compound sphalerite crystal group on lustrous translucent yellow-green prehnite crystals to 5 mm with pseudomorphic mold on the rear after a bladed anhydrite crystal. The sphalerite crystals are distinctly transparent yellow-brown internally. Collected in 1990s by Prof. Martin Becker, author of Recent Mineral Finds at the Millington Quarry in Rocks and Minerals v.73 #5
|For reference only
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